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Employment in the overall construction sector rose by 20,000 in November, following a 9,000 gain in October. Residential construction gained 3,900...

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Twice in six days in June 2022, federal safety inspectors observed a Middlefield roofing contractor exposing workers to deadly fall hazards at two...

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No one wants an unsafe workplace, but it’s easy for employees to forget how important things like hard hats, hand protection and reflective gear can...

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Keeping temporary workers safe is always an issue. To address this an article on NIOSH’s Science blog offers some research ideas and resources on...

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Winter weather can present extreme safety challenges for workers on home building jobsites, both outside and within the structure.

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2022 has been a mixed bag for the U.S. construction industry.

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The prices of building materials decreased 0.3% in November (not seasonally adjusted) following 0.5% and 0.1% declines in September and October,...

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In November of 2022, 36 percent of single-family home builders reported reducing their prices, and 59 percent were offering special sales incentives. 

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The big jump in single-family home building activity that occurred in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic in large metro outlying counties and...

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For most investors, how much a stock's price changes over time is important. This factor can impact your investment portfolio as well as help you...

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Lowe’s, at its 2022 Analyst and Investor conference in New York City, provided an update on its key growth initiatives and long-term financial...

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Construction input prices declined 0.9% in November compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of...

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